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Davide Pio

Broker Associate & Investment Consultant

Co-Founder at BG Asset Management

Spanish (Semi-Fluent), Portuguese (Conversational),  Mandarin (Basic Conversational)

CCIM Northern California President - 2016  Commercial Broker Association (CBA) Instructor


  • Commercial and investment real estate acquisitions and dispositions.
  • Asset portfolio reallocation and repositioning including asset planning strategies, 1031 tax  deferred exchanges and other complex investment structures.
  • Detailed market and asset analysis.
  • Educating investors on current local, federal and global political and economic market  conditions.
  • Syndication of investment opportunities.
  • Development and development consulting | (510) 815-2000


Dennis Byron

Byron and Associates

Montalvo Realty the Luxor Group

  • Real Estate Broker for 48 years
  • Practices Residential and Commercial Real Estate
  • Commercial Developer of Office Buildings, Condominiums, PUD complexes, shopping centers and single family homes
  • Past Chairman of The Commercial Brokers Association
  • Past President of NCCAR
  • Past Chairman of the Los Gatos-Saratoga district of SILVAR | (408) 867- 7272



Rich Krinks

Broker Associate

Berkshire Hathaway Drysdale Properties

  • Real Estate Broker since 1990
  • Specializes in representing clients in the purchase, sale or lease of income property, commercial property, and businesses within the Bay Area
  • Has managed over 600,000 square feet of property and has completed transactions totaling over $500,000,000
  • Commercial Brokers Association Board of Governors (Past Chairman)
  • Bank of Marin, Alameda Board of Directors
  • DABA City and Economic Relations Chairperson
  • 2014 and 2013 National Association of Realtors Commercial Award Winner
  • 2013 REALTOR OF THE YEAR Alameda Association of REALTORS® | (510) 814-4802

Rich Hoyt

Rich Hoyt

Managing Director

Newmark Knight Frank

  • Focusing on Tenant Representation and Corporate Services
  • Specialties:
  • Tenant Representation
    • Representing Buyers & Sellers
    • Portfolio Management
  • Other notes:
    • Licensed Real Estate Agent since 2005
    • Have been with Newmark Knight Frank (formerly Corish & Carey Commercial) for 11 years

Since 2010 Rich has closed over 300 lease and sale transactions, for over 1 million square feet of commercial space, and $90 million in total consideration. | (619) 548-7866


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Paul Mader

Broker Associate

MTC Commercial Real Estate, Castro Valley, CA


  • Focus on serving the commercial property needs of local businesses and investors in Alameda County and the East Bay.
  • Generalist: Experienced in the sales/leasing of office, retail, industrial and multi-family properties.
  • Member of the Alameda County Assessment Appeals Board.
  • Real Estate Appraisal: Former Licensed Certified General Real Estate Appraiser with the State of California.

MBA, Finance, University of Colorado.

BS, Economics, Colorado State University. | (510) 206-3156


Michael Ryan

Michael Ryan

Michael Ryan Mortgage Broker

Successfully brokering loans for

  • Home Mortgages and HELOC
  • Commercial Properties
  • SBA, VA Loans

30 years of experience. | (408) 986-1798


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Samuel Cho

Managing Principal, CPM

Auctus Investment Group

Samuel is a seasoned high tech executive of over 20 years. He is the principal broker at Auctus Investment Group specializing in retail sales, leasing and property management. A CA licensed real estate broker since 1985 and a Certified Property Manager. Currently, serving as a member of the board of governors of Commercial Brokers Association.

Samuel holds a BS degree in management, MBA, and is a PhD. candidate in organizational leadership. Samuel taught risk management as adjunct professor at Southern New Hampshire University for 2 years. | (925) 223-7150


Chris Vogt

Christopher E Vogt

Commercial REALTOR®, Managing Director

Vogt Commercial Real Estate Group | eXp Realty

Chris leads a multi-state team of residential and commercial agents from coast to coast
  •  2020 - Board of Governors, Commercial Brokers Association
  •  eXp Realty Certified Mentor
  •  40 years CRE experience prior to obtaining California real estate license
  • Retired Certified Financial Planner, Tax Practitioner, Asset Protection Advisor, Entity Structurer
  •  Retired Silicon Valley CFO, COO, and CEO | 530-830-9090 Cell